Goal.com has reported that Eduardo can make a miraculous July return to football. This is of course as optimistic as one can be, but doctors have said that his rehab is going flawless. Even if Eduardo does make an early return, this still doesn't mean he gets to play in Euro 2008; but he would definitely be ready for World Cup qualifying starting in September versus Kazakhstan … [Read more...] about EDUARDO BACK IN JULY???
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Here are my thoughts on the game; and remember that I only saw various highlights of the game since it wasn't broadcast in America. Olić and Petrić looked promising up top and had some nice scoring chances, one of which included hitting the post. The chemistry looked OK on the scoring end and our defense solid. If this is things to come for Niko Kovač I can't wait to see more. … [Read more...] about CROATIA-HUNGARY RECAP
The Sun has reported that Croatian 'golden boy' Luka Modrić has finally been transferred. Not to Newcastle United as originally expected; but to Tottenham for the price of £20million. A 5 year deal has been put in place and baring a last minute disaster, Modrić will be moving to London after Euro 2008 in June. After a cakewalk season at Dinamo, who clinched the Croatian … [Read more...] about GOODBYE ZAGREB, HELLO LONDON!
Croatian goal scoring machine, Eduardo da Silva, is back at his old stomping grounds in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to continue rehab on a broken left ankle. Treatment is going well and is on schedule. Croatia and coach Slaven Bilić have invited Eduardo to be part of the team during Euro 2008 this summer. This of course all depends on his club team, Arsenal FC, who must discharge … [Read more...] about EDUARDO BACK IN BRAZIL
I would like to thank everyone who took the time to vote on CSR's first ever poll. A total of 38 people voted on how long Martin Taylor should be suspended after that horrible tackle he put on Eduardo sidelining him for the next 9 months. Here are the results: NO BAN NECESSARY........................................2 VOTES (5%) 1-5 … [Read more...] about ‘MARTIN TAYLOR SUSPENSION’ POLL RESULTS
HERE ARE THE RESULTS FOR MARCH 1st... NK Rijeka [2-4] Dinamo Zagreb LUKA MODRIĆ SCORED A GOAL IN THE FIRST 60 SECONDS OF PLAY!!! Hajduk Split [2-0] HNK Šibenik Međimurje [0-1] NK Osijek NK Zagreb [4-1] Cibalia Vinkovci Varteks Varazdin [2-0] NK Zadar Slaven Belupo [2-0] Inter Zaprešić … [Read more...] about HNL 21ST ROUND RESULTS
The BBC has reported that Eduardo da Silva is now back at home after being discharged from a London hospital early Wednesday afternoon. His left leg will be cemented in plaster for the next 6 to 8 weeks giving the bone time to fully heal. After doctors conclude that the left leg is fully healed and fit enough, he will begin physical therapy which is expected, if all goes to … [Read more...] about EDUARDO OUT OF HOSPITAL
It has been reported by English newspaper, Times Online, that Birmingham defender Martin Taylor, the man who shattered Eduardo's leg this past Saturday, has received thousands of death threats since the incident- the majority of which are from Croatian fans. A website was even created hours after the incident just to express anger from fans and to voice their 'pedestrian' … [Read more...] about MARTIN TAYLOR RECEIVES DEATH THREATS
All of us at the Croatian Soccer Report would like to wish Eduardo a happy 25th birthday and a quick, complete recovery. It's obviously not the best birthday under these circumstances but you have much, much more soccer to play in your life. Keep your chin up and see you on the pitch soon. Sretan Rođendan! -CSR … [Read more...] about HAPPY BIRTHDAY EDUARDO!!